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Pretend-Play Cooking - with Hape Toys

Have you noticed your kid checking your temperature with a thermometer pretending to be a doctor or nurse?

Pretend Play is very important is various aspects as it enhances development of Language, Imagination, Social and Emotional behavioral skills, Thinking and understanding of practical aspects. 428 more words

Activities For Kids

Pretend Tea Bags for Toddler Play Kitchen

One of my New Year’s Resolutions was to sew one project a month and, astonishingly, I’ve already completed three projects. Somehow, taking the pressure off to ‘do it all’ has made it easier to just do a little. 83 more words


Process vs. Product

Woods and Wetlands is most definitely a process over product experience.  I am so proud of that!  It is rewarding to witness the kids each finding what interests them while I either step back and allow discoveries and practice to unfold, or I step forward for a while to ask questions, point out my own observations, or simply reflect what the kids are sharing with me. 1,045 more words


Mommy Don't Play That

The other day I spent my afternoon with my knees digging into our hardwood floors as I tried to follow the complicated plot that my four-year old had concocted for his various LEGO sets. 1,117 more words

Felt Animal Masks for Kids

Lately, I have a new obsession with felt masks for kids. It all started when a friend asked me if I could help her with her baby’s Halloween costume. 276 more words

I Really Love Felt

Embroidered Treasure Map

My nephew Josiah is just the coolest kid because he has the most amazing imagination. When he was like three or four years old, I really wanted to create a podcast where it would be just me and him talking about stuff. 378 more words

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